River Guide School
YVA offers a 6 day river guide school rowing course with fun, patient and seasoned professional guides. The course covers the state min. required 50 hrs on the water with a (G.I) along with a hands on class for First Aid & CPR training with a certified Red Cross treacher
Below is what the instructors will cover over the six day course.
*Rigging & Maneuvering the Vessel *Reading River Currents, Eddies & Waves
*Hazards Types & causes of river rapids *Scouting & Running Rapids River *Rescue & Emergency Procedures
*Throw Bag Training
*Rowing & guiding for the fisherman
*Tying/Bugs with Tim D
*Cooler packing and cleanliness
*Proper fit, wearing & use of Personal Flotation Devices (PFD)
....and lots more!
Feel free to give us a call with any question.
Instructors for 2019:
50 hr course is over 2 weekends
2019 Guide School.
Dates: April 19-21/26-28
Things to bring for the Course:
*Food & Water
*Dry bag of extra warm clothes